Nepal Telecom, being one of the partner sponsors of the 13th SAG game is providing free SIM to all the participants. The South Asian Game is going to held in Kathmandu, Pokhara from Dec 1 to Dec 10, 2019. The company will provide free 4G SIM to the players, guests, organizers, and helpers those involved in the 13th SAG games.
Ntc is providing altogether 4500 free SIM cards to the SAG participants in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Janakpur, including their employees, guests and more. SAG organizing committee has been distributing the free SIM cards to all the players and guests from a counter at Tribhuvan International Airport.
Apart from providing free SIM cards to the players, Nepal Telecom has also installed a Mobile tower in the game venues. With the BTS Van and additional mobile towers, Ntc says that their mobile network will be intact to provide quality and high-speed services to the people there.
During the game as more people will gather in those venues, the telecom operator needs to add more capacity to cater to the huge crowd there. Although there are many kinds of solutions for such an event, the telcos here have been using the Mobile BTS van.
The company has also started a free health hotline service to the players, coaches, officials, referees, Judge and more. The hotline service will be in place for a month. To use the service, they need to dial 1166 short-code.
The company will also promote its 4G and other telecom services in the venue from their own stalls. So, if the participants have any issue in their SIM or query for the services, they can do it from the Nepal Telecom stall.